LinkedIn & Government RecruitingThe Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) is a professional association servicing the needs of more than 18,000 appointed and elected local, state, and provincial—level government officials and other finance practitioners. It provides publications, training programs, services, and products designed to enhance the skills and performance of those responsible for government finance policy and management.
The GFOA’ s Annual Conference gathers thousands of public finance professionals each year to share ideas, develop technical and managerial skills, view new products, and network with peers from across the country and around the world. The theme of this year’s conference is Innovation and Resilience.
Moderated by Marilou Moore, Budget Coordinator City of Lynnwood, Washington, How to Recruit Next Generation of Finance presentation was delivered by Donna Serdula, Keynote Speaker & Author and Owner of Vision Board Media, LLC and Bob Lavigna, Assistant Vice Chancellor and Director of Human Resources University of Wisconsin.
With changing attitudes about work among those joining the workforce, managers need new strategies for recruiting a skilled staff. Session will focus on identifying what new skills are needed in the finance office and identifying creative and effective ways to recruit the “millennial” generation into the finance office. Attend this session to find out what the finance office of the future will require and how to meet those needs.
Over 950 people attended this particular presentation.